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Nipigon District Memorial Hospital
Respite Care

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Description
  • Supports caregivers by providing temporary care relief
  • Provides individuals with a short stay at the hospital
  • Includes meals, snacks and planned activities
Comments
Clients may apply for a maximum of 90 days, or 13 weeks, of respite each year. The recommended length of stay is one week, but can be increased to a maximum of 30 days.
Hours of Operation
Service Mon-Sun 24 hours
Admission 1 pm, Discharge 11 am
Eligibility
Individuals who require or would benefit from a short stay at the hospital
Application Process
  • Self or family physician can initiate an application
  • Contact Liz Saari at the North West Local Health Integration Network (NWLHIN) at 1-800-626-5406 to arrange for respite care
Fees
Service
Documents Required
Must have a valid Ontario Health Insurance Plan card (OHIP)
Accessibility
Fully Accessible
Legal Status
(50) Non Profit
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   Last Updated On March 6, 2020

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